UFC 121: Lesnar vs. Velasquez Official Results

New UFC heavyweight champion, Cain Velasquez dethroned Brock Lesnar last night with a first round TKO win at UFC 121 in Anaheim, California.

Former Strikeforce middleweight champion, Jake Shields entered the octagon to a slow start defeating Martin Kampmann via split decision after he practically gassed out half-way through the fight.

TUF 1 winner, Diego Sanchez showed why he’s still one of the most exciting fighters in the UFC, defeating dangerous Brazilian, Paulo Thiago via unanimous decision. Matt Hamill improved his winning streak to five with a unanimous decision win over former teacher, Tito Ortiz.

The Official Results:

Cain Velasquez def. Brock Lesnar via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 4:12
Jake Shields def. Martin Kampmann via split decision (28-29, 30-27, 29-28)
Diego Sanchez def. Paulo Thiago via unanimous decision (30-26, 29-28, 29-28)
Matt Hamill def. Tito Ortiz via unanimous decision (29-28, 29-28, 30-27)
Brendan Schaub def. Gabriel Gonzaga via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Court McGee def. Ryan Jensen via submission (arm-triangle choke) -Round 3, 1:21
Tom Lawlor def. Patrick Cote via unanimous decision (30-27, 30-27, 30-27)
Daniel Roberts def. Mike Guymon via submission (anaconda choke) – Round 1, 1:13
Sam Stout def. Paul Taylor via split decision (29-28, 28-29, 30-27)
Chris Camozzi def. Dongi Yang via split decision (28-29, 29-28, 29-28)
Jon Madsen def. Gilbert Yvel via TKO (punches) – Round 1, 1:48

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